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JEC Innovation Award for Acciona Lighthouse
SAERTEX congratulates its customer Acciona on receiving the JEC Innovation Award 2016. Acciona received the award in the Infrastructure category for the world’s first lighthouse constructed solely from composite materials.
SAERfoam in buses made by Scania
SAERTEX customer Ekin Muovi manufactures floor sections for city buses and long distance coaches for global market leader Scania using SAERTEX glass fibre fabrics and the innovative core material and balsa wood replacement, SAERfoam®.
JEC World 2016: FROM STEEL TO COMPOSITE – MAKE IT WITH SAERTEX
SAERTEX is your partner when it comes to replacing steel with composites in your production processes, providing services ranging from design, calculation and prototyping through to series production of components.
Exhibition highlights at JEC World 2016
JEC WORLD Exhibition from 8 – 10 March 2016 in Paris. One of the highlights on the 128 m² SAERTEX exhibition stand (hall 5A, stand no. H6) will be the new SAERTEX campaign “STEEL TO COMPOSITE – MAKE IT WITH SAERTEX”.
SAP system is rolling out in India
After the successful introduction of SAP in SAERTEX Germany (01.01.2013), SAERTEX Portugal (01.01.2014), SAERTEX Brasil (01.06.2014) and Devold Lithuania (01.04.2015), the system is rolling out in SAERTEX India.
Infusion of a 45 m long rotor blade spar cap with PU resin
At the DLR in Stade, the project partners SAERTEX® and Covestro have assigned themselves the challenging task of impregnating the 45 m long spar cap of a rotor blade.
SAERTEX USA strengthens relationship with NAC
SAERTEX USA and North American Composites (NAC) are continuing to expand their strategic sales partnership by further increasing the volume of glass and carbon fibre reinforcements they supply to the North American boatbuilding and industrial markets.
DIN SPEC 8100 – Testing method for technical textiles
To-date, a standardised testing method has not existed for testing the drapability of fabrics and its related parameters. These include the deforming force to be applied, the change in angle of the rovings, gap formation etc.
SAERTEX at JEC Asia
SAERTEX once again exhibited at the JEC Asia Composites Show in Singapore, which took place between 20 and 22 October 2015. In addition to presenting its innovative products to interested trade visitors, the company also took this opportunity to highlight its continuously growing commitment to the Southeast Asian markets.
SAERTEX at Composite Europe in Stuttgart
SAERTEX will again be showcasing itself in 2015 at the "Composite Europe in Stuttgart" exhibition. Come and meet us and our application consultants from the 22 to the 24 September in the Messe Stuttgart Trade Fair Centre, Hall 5, Stand B02 and let us impress you with our solutions and component services.
SAERTEX at China Composites Expo
SAERTEX will be showcasing itself at the "China Composites Expo" exhibition in Shanghai from the 2 to the 4 September 2015. At a modern boot of more then 100 square metres in size, Frank Zhao (Managing Director of SAERTEX China) and his colleagues look forward to taking part in a lot of interesting conversations and meeting many new contacts.
SAERTEX Thermoplastic Non-crimp Fabrics
SAERTEX is expanding its product portfolio and is offering solutions for advanced thermoplastic composites.
SAERTEX USA is an official IACMI partner
SAERTEX USA is an official project partner to the "Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation" (IACMI) which was launched by US President Barack Obama at the beginning of 2015. The institute is led by the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.
SAERTEX at JEC AMERICAs
SAERTEX USA will once again be exhibiting from 2 – 4 June at JEC AMERICAs, the international trade show and conference for the composites industry.
SAERTEX from above
Filmed with a drone, a new video provides a bird’s eye view of the SAERTEX headquarters in Saerbeck and the subsidiary SAERTEX multiCom.